A boy I thought I knew
A boy I thought I knew
A guide to turning your first draft into the final draft.
The true story of my efforts for peace in Northern Ireland at the height of the conflict there 1988-1993
Make room for hope.
Walk Your students through the steps of Accepting their Identity
Don’t fall into this trap, if you want to teach about such issues do your own research. Students regardless of their ethnicity, race, sexual orientation or gender should be treated as all other students, not guest lecturers. They should be able to sit in your class without being labeled, called out or seen as token. They are coming...
Rules on how to stay away from being sick when sickness is passing around in your house and family.
The title kinda summarizes itself, yes?
How to Teach in Trump’s America [Bringing up Race, Immigration, Sexuality and everything else in Higher Ed] 7 COGNITIVE DISSONANCE LEADS TO LEARNING Cognitive dissonance and push back from students means they are listening, so keep going. The looks on students faces that say, “this doesn’t apply to me,” the eye rolls, the...
The importance of maintaining a balance between discussions and writing assessments when introducing controversial topics.
This will help you if you just began playing Minecraft.
When we only rely on a few to do the job of many no one benefits. It creates contempt, ignorance and to be blunt discrimination. It is not the job of some but of all of us in Higher Ed to educate, even when we're uncomfortable.
We always hear about teachers needing a toolbox, resources to pull from to engage students. Why aren't we using Pop Culture? Part 4 of my Blog Series, "How to Teach in Trump's America" tells you how and why you should. #education #higherEd #teachersshouldteach
A girl named Cassie moves to New York and discovers many secrets. Some of them change her life forever!
Part 3 of my Blog Series, " How to Teach in Trump's America" deals with our power as educators, the importance of engaging students in these "difficult conversations" and what our rights as teachers are. #bethechangeyouwanttosee
a little girl that is being bullied by her childhood bff
Artem University, a perfect, prestigious University for talented young adults. It's prim and proper on the outside, but the inside is filed with drama. The students are creative, but, there are still college students. There are parties every Saturday filled with drinking and make-out sessions no one will remember on Monday, there's...
In the second part to this series I address the 3 important things you need to discuss with your classes before having a classroom discussion about social justice issues.
In this 10 Part Series I will be explaining how to address social issues in the college classroom during this tumultuous time.
Musings of a reflective mammalian
**NANOWRIMO 2016 Entry**Join our author for a very real glimpse into daily life in the midst of doubts and fears...thoughts, encouragement, a few random tutorials and everything in between. We'll laugh, we'll cry, we'll contemplate the "why's".
A story of kids at play and the dangers of the road